Sounds of the Season
Classical Music

Sounds of the Season

Sunday evening, I attended a delightful concert put on by the Westerville Symphony up at Otterbein in Riley Auditorium at the Battelle Fine Arts Center. A new venue for me it allowed for a smaller, more intimate performance setting, perfect for when you’re going to be singing along! (Or in my case, “singing!”) Under the direction … Continue reading

Music in the Arts

Up On The Housetop

Civil War era fun fact learned at tonight’s Christmas concert by the Westerville Symphony: The song Up On The Housetop was written by Ohioan Benjamin Hanby who premiered the song in Richmond, Indiana in 1864. He had previously resigned his job as a minister because he scandalously believed that church services should include music, so … Continue reading

Паспорт България – Панчо Хараланов Владигеров
Classical Music / World Music

Паспорт България – Панчо Хараланов Владигеров

Добре дошли в България! Welcome to Bulgaria! Bulgaria is a beautiful, Balkan country full of rich tradition, resilience, pride in its history and some of the most warm and hospitable people you could ever hope to meet. Aside from Chalga (do your own google search), it has some beautiful music ranging from the traditional sounds of Le … Continue reading